With the Protection of Personal Information Act, 4 of 2013 (“POPIA”) set to become enforceable from 1 July 2021, Accelerate Solutions is committed to safeguarding the privacy of all its clients and users of the e-learning services it facilitates through its website.
Accelerate Solutions is fully committed to ensuring compliance with the privacy principles as legislated by POPIA and as part of this commitment, Accelerate Solutions has taken the following steps –
- ensuring that its information security systems are updated to mitigate any Cyber and IT risks which form an integral part of data privacy; and
- ensured that third-party service providers take reasonable, appropriate, technical and organisational measures to keep any personal information processed on behalf of Accelerate Solutions safe.
The employers of those users of the services can also be regarded as a responsible party in terms of POPIA and such obligations in terms of POPIA, as it will apply to them also as a responsible party, shall and must apply to those employers as such. It is therefore necessary for employers to carefully consider its own compliance with POPIA in this regard.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding the above, please contact Tanya Botha at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +2712 492 6934.